China can tap just 10 percent of its wind resources to supply a quarter of its power by 2030.
Scientists say they can predict outbreaks of Ebola and Zika based on changes in climate.
A report from the USGS says northern wildfires must now be seen as a significant driver of climate change.
Scientists say there's a problem with the way they account for methane's effect on the climate.
The easing of California's drought has boosted the state's ability to produce hydropower.
Cities around the world are failing to plan for fast-increasing risks from extreme weather, the World Bank says.
Tropical regions are likely to suffer the biggest increase in hot days and extreme weather, scientists say.
Global report highlights threat to food security but also reveals the yearly discovery of 2,000 new species.
Forests that regrow after being cut play an unexpectedly valuable role in sequestering carbon emissions.
The EPA announced new methane emissions regulations for oil and gas operations on Thursday.
Hurricanes supercharge forests' ability to store carbon, Duke University researchers have found.
Phasing out coal, oil and gas leasing could help the U.S. meet its Paris climate goals, a new study says.
U.N. report warns heat stress suffered by workers will devastate health and reduce productivity.
NOAA scientists have found more gas flares in the United States than anywhere else in the world.
Allergy season is getting longer and worse in a warming world with more carbon dioxide.
From June through September, the Southwest Monsoon dominates life in much of South Asia.
Shifting diets away from meat could slash greenhouse gas emissions and curb deforestation worldwide.
Scientists are improving our ability to bring resilience to extreme weather for the world’s poorest people.
Cloudy cities in the northeast could be gold mines for rooftop solar potential, research shows.
Peabody Energy, the world’s largest coal producer, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Wednesday.